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Coronavirus exposes capitalist greed

Tue, 2020-03-24 17:15
The crisis caused by the coronavirus outbreak is testing every political force in society—and exposing some basic truths.

International Round Up: First coronavirus cases detected in Gaza strip

Tue, 2020-03-24 17:09
The first two cases of coronavirus were detected in the Gaza Strip on Sunday of last week. Two people have been put in quarantine.

Reckless bosses put people at risk

Tue, 2020-03-24 16:41
Bosses are putting workers at risk as firms try to keep operating during the coronavirus crisis.

Labour and union chiefs fail coronavirus test

Tue, 2020-03-24 16:18
The crisis caused by coronavirus is testing every political force in society—and exposing some basic truths. One remarkable feature is how often the Labour Party agrees with the right wing Tory government.

An imperial disaster

Tue, 2020-03-24 16:14
If coronavirus rips through countries ravaged by imperialism, it would spell catastrophe for millions.

Tories’ measures are not enough to beat back virus

Tue, 2020-03-24 15:41
Boris Johnson announced lockdown conditions for Britain in a televised address on Monday of this week.

Local government round up: Success for battling Bexley bin workers

Tue, 2020-03-24 15:01
Bin workers in south east London won health and safety demands over coronavirus after a walkout on Wednesday of last week.

Bosses are rocked by the ‘brutal change of attitude’ among workers

Tue, 2020-03-24 14:34
A series of strikes in French factories engaged in non-essential production has forced employers to close some of them down, at least temporarily.

Donald Trump’s corona crisis measures are handout for the rich

Tue, 2020-03-24 14:11
Trillions of dollars for a coronavirus aid package in the United States is mainly about protecting profits, writes Gabby Thorpe

It is no time for a truce with bullying post bosses

Tue, 2020-03-24 13:56
Walkouts by postal workers on Monday in Bridgwater in Somerset and Southwark in south London underlined the angry mood among post workers.

Reports round up: Protest stunt outside Downing Street over coronavirus

Tue, 2020-03-24 13:49
The Pause the System group staged a protest last week to demand action

‘Our dispute is not over,’ say sixth form strikers

Tue, 2020-03-24 13:42
Two contradictory developments in the sixth form colleges dispute crashed into one another last week

Don’t put universities fight on ‘back burner’

Tue, 2020-03-24 13:30
A number of UCU union branches called off planned strikes in universities as the coronavirus crisis grew.

New laws give dangerous powers to the state

Tue, 2020-03-24 12:04
The Tories rushed through new laws to ‘deal’ with coronavirus—but parts of them are a threat to us all

Coronavirus crisis is a big blow to neoliberalism

Tue, 2020-03-24 11:26
If you want a sense of how bad the crisis is, just look at Boris Johnson’s face

Tory wages plan subsidises the bosses—not workers

Mon, 2020-03-23 23:57
Tory chancellor Rishi Sunak announced a scheme to subsidise wages that was hailed as a total transformation in policy. But the details showed that it’s far less generous than it might have seemed

‘Just in time’ production for profit to blame for empty supermarket shelves

Mon, 2020-03-23 17:57
The Tories are trying to deflect blame for food shortages at supermarkets onto ordinary people.

No care for ill or infirm people under Tory corona plans

Mon, 2020-03-23 17:41
The government has said that around 1.5 million people in England are in so much danger due to coronavirus they must “take themselves out of society”.

Never mind the coronavirus, what about the bottom line?

Mon, 2020-03-23 16:59
Never mind the coronavirus, what about the bottom line?

Horror for refugees as conditions make coronavirus more deadly

Mon, 2020-03-23 15:47
In Greece overcrowded refugee camps on islands in the Aegean sea have been put on lockdown.